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Window cleaners double as superheroes for sick children

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Patients at Akron Children's Hospital were buzzing after Batman, Spider-Man and a host of other superheroes took to the skies to wash the windows of the northeast Ohio hospital.

Last Updated on Monday, 12 October 2015

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Ohio to get nearly $10 million to help new, low-income dads

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say the state is getting almost $10 million over the next five years as part of a federal grant aimed at helping new and expectant low-income fathers.

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Ohio pumpkin crop damaged by heavy rain, then dry weather

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A rainy planting season and drier weather later has left Ohio with a damaged pumpkin crop, though that might be affecting the selection more than the prices consumers are paying.

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Cleveland officer accused of biting woman during argument

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland woman says an off-duty city police officer bit her during an argument and then attempted to stop her from leaving the home where the incident occurred.

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Man's complaint against electricity utility still unresolved

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A suburban Columbus man who filed a formal complaint with regulators against his electricity utility more than three years ago has yet to receive a ruling on the matter.

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Columbus children's hospital creates center to study suicide

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio children's hospital has created a center to study suicide in efforts to better understand it and stop it from happening.

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Ohio patrol: Bicyclist, 70, fatally struck in hit-and-run

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — State troopers say a 70-year-old bicyclist died after he was struck by a vehicle that sped away from the scene this weekend in Lorain County, west of Cleveland.

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UC Health, West Chester Hospital to pay $4.1M settlement

CINCINNATI (AP) — UC Health and its subsidiary in a southwest Ohio suburb have agreed to pay $4.1 million to settle allegations the hospital billed Medicare and Medicaid for unnecessary spine surgeries.

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